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Auditor Report of Ruchi Strips & Alloys Ltd.

Mar 31, 2015

We have audited the accompanying financial statements of Ruchi Strips and Alloys Limited ("The Company") which comprises the Balance Sheet as at 31st March, 2015, the Statement of Profit and Loss and the Cash Flow Statement for the year then ended and a summary of significant accounting policies and other explanatory information.

Management's Responsibility for the Standalone Financial Statements

The Board of Directors is responsible for the matters stated in section 134(5) of the Companies Act, 2013 (the Act) with respect to the preparation of these standalone financial statement that give a true and fair view of the financial position , financial performance and cash flows of the company in accordance with the accounting principles generally accepted in India, including the Accounting Standard specified under Section 133 of the Act, read with rule 7 of the Companies (Accounts) Rules, 2014. This Responsibility also includes maintenance of adequate accounting records in accordance with the provision of the Act, for safeguarding of the assets of the company and for preventing and detecting frauds and other irregularities; selection and application of appropriate accounting policies; making judgment and estimates that are reasonable and prudent; and design, implementation and maintenance of adequate internal financial controls, that were operating effectively for ensuring the accuracy and completeness of the accounting records, relevant to the preparation and presentation of the financial statements that give a true and fair view and are free from material misstatement , whether due to fraud or error.

Auditor's Responsibility

Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these financial statements based on our audit.

We have taken into account the provision of the Act, the accounting and auditing standard and matters which are required to be included in the audit report under the provision of the Act and the Rules made thereunder.

We conducted our audit in accordance with the Standards on Auditing specified under Section 143(10) of the Act. Those standards require that we comply with ethical requirements and plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the financial statements are free from material misstatement.

An audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the amounts and disclosures in the financial statements. The procedures selected depend on the auditor's judgment, including the assessment of the risks of material misstatement of the financial statements, whether due to fraud or error. In making those risk assessments, the auditor considers internal control relevant to the company's preparation of the financial statements that give a true and fair view in order to design audit procedures that are appropriate in the circumstances. An audit also includes evaluating the appropriateness of accounting policies used and the reasonableness of the accounting estimates made by management, as well as evaluating the overall presentation of the financial statements.

We believe that the audit evidence we have obtained is sufficient and appropriate to provide a basis for our audit opinion on the standalone financial statements.

Opinion

In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the aforesaid Standalone financial statements give the information required by the Act in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with accounting principles generally accepted in India, of the state of affairs of the company as at 31st March, 2015, and its profit and cash flows for the year ended on that date.

Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements

1. As required by the Companies (Auditor's Report ) Order, 2015 ("the Order") issued by the Central Government of India in terms of sub section (11) of section 143 of the Act, we give in the Annexure a statement on the matters specified in the paragraph 3 and 4 of the Order, to the extent applicable.

2. As required by section 143 (3) of the Act, we report that:

a) we have sought and obtained all the information and explanations, which to the best of our knowledge and belief were necessary for the purpose of our audit;

b) In our opinion, proper books of account as required by law have been kept by the Company, so far as appears from our examination of those books and proper returns adequate for the purposes of our audit have been received from the branches not visited by us.

c) The Balance Sheet, the Statement of Profit and Loss and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report are in agreement with the books of account and with the returns received from the branches not visited by us.

d) In our opinion, the aforesaid standalone financial statement comply with the accounting standards specified under section 133 of the act, read with Rule 7 of the Companies (Accounts) Rules, 2014.

e) On the basis of the written representations received from the directors as on 31st March 2015 taken on records by the Board of Director, none of the directors is disqualified as on 31st march, 2015 from being appointed as a director in terms of section 164(2) of the Act.

f) With respect to the other matters to be included in the Auditor's Report in accordance with Rule 11 of the Companies (Audit and Auditors) Rules, 2014, in our opinion and to be best of our information and according to the explanations given to us:

i. The company has disclosed the impact of pending litigations on its financial position in its financial statement – refer note 22 to the financial statement;

ii. The Company did not have any long term contract including derivative contract for which there were any material foreseeable losses.

iii. There has been no delay in transferring amounts, required to be transferred , to the Investor Education and Protection Fund by the company.

Annexure to Independent Auditor's Report

Referred to in paragraph (1) under the heading of "Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements" of our report of even date to the members of Ruchi Strips and Alloys Limited on the standalone financial statements for the year ended March 31, 2015.

i. In respect of its Fixed Assets :

a. The Company is maintaining proper records showing full particulars, including quantitative details and situation of fixed assets.

b. As explained to us, the fixed assets of the Company have been physically verified by the management during the year, which in our opinion is reasonable, having regard to the size of the Company and the nature of its assets. No material discrepancies between the book records and the physical assets have been noticed. In our opinion, frequency of verification is reasonable.

ii. In respect of its Inventories:

a. The inventories has been physically verified during the year by the Management. In our opinion, the frequency of verification is reasonable.

b. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the procedures of physical verification of inventories followed by the management are reasonable and adequate in relation to the size of the Company and the nature of its business.

c. On the basis of our examination of inventory records, in our opinion, the Company is maintaining proper records of inventories. As explained to us, there were no material discrepancies noticed on physical verification of inventory as compared to the book records.

iii. According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not granted any loan secured or unsecured to companies, firms or other parties covered in the register maintained under section 189 of the Companies Act, 2013. Hence the provisions of clauses iii (a) and iii (b) of the said Order are not applicable to the company.

iv. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, there is adequate internal control systems commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business with regard to purchases of inventory and fixed assets and for the sale of goods and services. Further, on the basis of our examination of the books and records of the Company and according to the information and explanations given to us, we have not observed any continuing failure to correct major weakness in internal control system in respect of these areas.

v. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has accepted deposits from the public and comply with the provisions of Section 73 to 76 or any other relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 2013 and the Rules, framed there under apply. As informed to us no Order has been passed by the Company Law Board or National Company Law Tribunal or Reserve Bank of India or any court or any other Tribunal.

vi. The maintenance of cost records as specified by the Central Government under Section 148 (1) of the Companies Act, 2013 are in our opinion is not applicable to the company since company is having trading activities only.

vii. In respect of Statutory dues :

a) According to the information and explanations given to us and the records of the Company examined by us, in our opinion the Company is generally regular in depositing undisputed statutory dues including provident fund, employee's state insurance, income tax, sales tax, service tax, wealth tax, duty of customs, duty of excise, value added tax, cess and any other statutory dues with the appropriate authorities. There were no undisputed statutory dues in arrears, as at 31st March, 2015 for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable.

b) According to the information and explanations given to us, there are no dues of sales tax, value added tax, income tax, service tax, duties of customs, wealth tax, duties of excise have not been deposited with appropriate authorities on account of any dispute except as follows :

Name of the Nature of Liability Related Period (Amount in Lacs) Forum where dispute Statute is pending

Income Tax Act, 1961 Income Tax 1989-1990 6.76 Restored to CIT (A) by ITAT, Mumbai

c) There has been no delay in transferring amounts, as required to be transferred, to the Investor Education and Protection Fund by the Company in accordance with the relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 (1 of 1956) and rules made there under.

viii. The Company does not have accumulated losses as at 31st March 2015 and it has not incurred cash losses during the financial year ended on that date and in the immediately preceding financial year.

ix. According to the records of the company examined by us and as per the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to a Financial Institutions or Banks or debenture holders as at 31st March,2015.

x. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has given guarantee for loans taken by others from banks or financial institution. In our opinion, the terms and condition on which the company has given guarantee are not prima facie prejudicial to the interest of the company.

xi. In our opinion, the company has not obtained any term loan during the year.

xii. During the course of our examination of the books of account and records of the Company, carried out in accordance with the generally accepted auditing practices in India and according to the information and explanations given to us, we have neither come across any instance of material fraud on or by the Company, noticed or reported during the year, nor have we been informed of such case by the management.

For Arun Maheshwari & Co.

Chartered Accountants

(Firm Reg. No. 0870C)

CA Arun Maheshwari Date : 27.05.2015 ( Proprietor)

Place : Indore M.No. 70354


Mar 31, 2014

We have audited the accompanying financial statements of Ruchi Strips and Alloys Limited ("The Company"), which comprises the Balance Sheet as at 31st March, 2014 and the Statement of Profit and Loss and Cash Flow Statement for the year then ended and a summary of significant accounting policies and other explanatory information.

Management''s Responsibility for the Financial Statements

Management is responsible for the preparation of these financial statements that give a true and fair view of the financial position, financial performance and cash flow of the Company in accordance with the Accounting Standards referred to in sub-section (3C) of section 211 of the Companies Act, 1956 (''the Act'') read with the General Circular 15/2013 dated 13th September 2013 of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs in respect of section 133 of the Companies Act, 2013. This responsibility includes the design, implementation and maintenance of internal control relevant to the preparation and presentation of the financial statements that give a true and fair view and are free from material misstatement, whether due to fraud or error.

Auditor''s Responsibility

Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these financial statements based on our audit.We conducted our audit in accordance with the Standards on Auditing issued by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.Those standards require that we comply with ethical requirements and plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the financial statements are free of material misstatement.

An audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the amounts and disclosures in the financial statements.The procedures selected depends on the auditor''s judgment, including the assessment of the risks of material misstatement of the financial statements, whether due to fraud or error.In making those risk assessments, the auditor considers internal control relevant to the company''s preparation and fair presentation of the financial statements in order to design audit procedures that are appropriate in the circumstances but not for the purpose of expressing an opinion on the effectiveness of the entity''s internal control.An audit also includes evaluating the appropriateness of accounting policies used and the reasonableness of the accounting estimates made by management, as well as evaluating the overall presentation of the financial statements.

We believe that the audit evidence we have obtained is sufficient and appropriate to provide a basis for our audit opinion.

Opinion

In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the accompanying financial statements give the information required by the Act in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with accounting principles generally accepted in India:

i. in the case of the Balance Sheet, of the state of affairs of the Company as at 31 st March, 2014;

ii. in the case of the Statement of Profit and Loss, of the Loss of the Company for the year ended on that date; and

iii. in the case of the Cash Flow Statement, of the cash flows of the Company for the year ended on that date.

Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements

1. As required by the Companies (Auditor''s Report) Order 2003,(as amended), issued by the Central Government of India in terms of Sub Section (4A) of Section 227 of the Companies Act, 1956, we give in the Annexure a statement on the matters specified in paragraphs 4 and 5 of the Order.

2. As required by section 227 (3) of the Act, we report that:

a) We have obtained all the information and explanations, which to the best of our knowledge and belief were necessary for the purposes of our audit;

b) In our opinion, proper books of account as required by law have been kept by the Company, so far as appears from our examination of those books and proper returns adequate for the purposes of our audit have been received from the branches not visited by us;

c) The Balance Sheet, the Statement of Profit and Loss and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report are in agreement with the books of account and with the returns received from the branches not visited by us;

d) In our opinion, the Balance Sheet, the Statement of Profit and Loss and Cash Flow Statement comply with the Accounting Standards referred to in Section 211 (3C) of the Companies Act, 1956 read with the General Circular 15/2013 dated 13th September 2013 of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs in respect of section 133 of the Companies Act, 2013;

e) On the basis of written representations received from the directors, as on 31st March, 2014 and taken on record by the Board of Directors, none of the directors is disqualified as on 31st March, 2014, from being appointed as a director in terms of clause (g) of sub section (1) of section 274 of the Companies Act, 1956.

Referred to in paragraph (1) under the heading of "Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements" of our report of even date

i. In respect of its Fixed Assets:

a. The Company has maintained proper records showing full particulars, including quantitative details and situation of fixed assets.

b. The fixed assets have been physically verified by the management during the year and there is a regular program of verification which, in our opinion, is reasonable having regard to the size of the Company and the nature of its fixed assets. As informed, no material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.

c. During the year under review, the Company has not disposed off a substantial part of fixed assets and we are of the opinion that the going concern status of the company is not affected.

ii. In respect of its Inventories:

a. The management has conducted physical verification of inventory at reasonable intervals during the year under review. In our opinion, the frequency of verification is reasonable.

b. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the procedures of physical verification of inventory followed by the management are reasonable and adequate in relation to the size of the company and the nature of its business.

c. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has maintained proper records of inventory. As explained to us there were no material discrepancies noticed on physical verification of inventory as compared to the book records.

iii. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us the Company has neither granted nor taken any loan secured or unsecured to/from companies, firms or other parties covered in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956. Hence, the provisions of clauses iii(b),iii(c),iii(d) and iii(f), iii(g) of the said Order are not applicable to the Company.

iv. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, there is an adequate internal control systems commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business with regard to purchases of inventory and fixed assets and also for the sale of goods and services. During the course of our audit, we have not observed any continuing failure to correct major weakness in internal control system of company in respect of these areas.

v. a. According to the information and explanations given to us, we are of the opinion that the company has no dealing with the parties covered in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956.

b. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the provisions of clause v(b) of the Order are not applicable to the company.

vi. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has accepted deposits from public and complied with the provisions of section 58A, 58AA or any other relevant provisions of the Act and the rules framed there under. As informed to us no Order has been passed by the Company Law Board or National Company Law Tribunal or Reserve Bank of India or any Court or any otherTribunal.

vii. In our opinion, the Company has an internal audit system commensurate with the size and nature of its business.

viii. In our opinion provisions of maintenance of cost records under section 209(1 )(d) of the Companies Act are not applicable to the company since company has no manufacturing activity during the year under audit.

ix. a) The Company is generally regular in depositing with appropriate authorities undisputed statutory dues including Provident Fund, Investor Education and Protection Fund, Employees'' State Insurance, Income Tax, Sales Tax, Value Added Tax, Service Tax, Wealth Tax, Custom Duty, Excise Duty, Cess and other statutory dues as applicable to it. There were no arrears as at 31 st March, 2014 for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable.

b) According to the records of the company and information and explanation given to us we report that the particulars of dues of sales tax, value added tax, income tax, custom duty, service tax, wealth tax, excise duty and cess which have not been deposited with appropriate authorities on account of any dispute as on 31 st March, 2014 are as under: -

Sl. Name of the Statute Nature of Amount Period to which no. dues (Rs.in amount relates lacs)

1 Income Tax Act, 1961 Income Tax 6.76* 1989-1990

SL.No Name of Statute Form where dispute Pending

1 INcome Tax Act ,1961 Restored to CIT(A) by ITAT Mumbai

* Demand adjusted against refund due to the Company.

x. The Company does not have accumulated losses as at 31 st March, 2014 and it has not incurred any cash losses during the financial period covered by our audit and the immediately preceding financial period.

xi. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to any financial institution or bank. The company has not issued any debenture.

xii. In ouropinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not granted any loans and advances on the basis of security by way of pledge of shares, debentures and other securities.

xiii. In our opinion, the Company is not a chit fund or a nidhi/mutual benefit fund/society. Therefore, the provisions of clause 4 (xiii) of the Companies (Auditor''s Report) Order, 2003 are not applicable to the Company.

xiv. In our opinion, the Company is not dealing in or trading in shares, securities, debentures and other investments. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4 (xiv) of the Companies (Auditor''s Report) Order, 2003 are not applicable to the Company.

xv. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us and the representations made by the management, the Company has given guarantee for loans taken by others from banks or financial institution. In our opinion, the terms and condition on which the company has given guarantee are not prima facie prejudicial to the interest of the company.

xvi. According to the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the balance sheet of the Company, we report that the Company has not raised any term loan during the year under audit.

xvii. According to the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the balance sheet of the Company, we report that no funds raised on short-term basis have been used for long-term investment.

xviii. The Company has not made preferential allotment of shares to parties or Companies covered in the register maintained under section 301 of the Act during the year.

xix. The Company has not issued debentures.

xx. The Company has not raised any money by public issue during the year.

xxi. During the course of our examination of the books of account and records of the Company, carried out in accordance with the generally accepted auditing practices in India and according to the information and explanations given to us, we have neither come across any instance of material fraud on or by the Company, noticed or reported during the year nor have we been informed of such case by the management.



For ARUN MAHESHWARI & CO. Chartered Accountants (Firm Reg. No. 0870C)

CAArun Maheshwari Place : Indore Proprietor Date : 29th May, 2014 M.No.70354


Mar 31, 2013

Report on the Financial Statements

We have audited the accompanying financial statement of Ruchi Strips And Alloys Limited ("The Company") which comprises the Balance Sheet as at 31st March, 2013 and the Statement of Profit and Loss and Cash Flow Statement for the eighteen months period then ended and a summary of significant accounting policies and other explanatory information.

Management''s Responsibility for the Financial Statements

Management is responsible for the preparation of these financial statements that give a true and fair view of the financial position, financial performance and cash flow of the Company in accordance with the Accounting Standards referred to in sub-section (3C) of section 211 of the Companies Act, 1956 (''the Act''). This responsibility includes the design, implementation and maintenance of internal control relevant to the preparation and presentation of the financial statements that give a true and fair view and are free from material misstatement, whether due to fraud or error.

Auditor''s Responsibility

Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these financial statements based on our audit. We conducted our audit in accordance with Standards on Auditing issued by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. Those standards require that we comply with ethical requirements and plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the financial statements are free of material misstatement.

An audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the amounts and disclosures in the financial statements. The procedures selected depends on the auditor''s judgment, including the assessment of the risks of material misstatement of the financial statements, whether due to fraud or error. In making those risk assessments, the auditor considers internal control relevant to the Company''s preparation and fair presentation of the financial statements in order to design audit procedures that are appropriate in the circumstances. An audit also includes evaluating the appropriateness of accounting policies used and the reasonableness of the accounting estimates made by management, as well as evaluating the overall presentation of the financial statements.

We believe that the audit evidence we have obtained is sufficient and appropriate to provide a basis for our audit opinion.

Opinion

In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the financial statements give the information required by the Act in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with accounting principles generally accepted in India:

i. in the case of the Balance Sheet, of the state of affairs of the Company as at 31st March, 2013;

ii. in the case of the Statement of Profit and Loss, of the Profit for the eighteen months ended on that date; and

iii. in the case of the Cash Flow Statement, of the cash flows for the eighteen months ended on that date.

Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements

1. As required by the Companies (Auditor''s Report) Order 2003, (as amended), issued by the Central Government of India in

terms of Sub Section (4A) of Section 227 of the Companies Act, 1956, we give in the Annexure a statement on the matters specified in paragraphs 4 and 5 of the Order.

2. As required by section 227 (3) of the Act, we report that:

a) We have obtained all the information and explanations, which to the best of our knowledge and belief were necessary for the purposes of our audit;

b) In our opinion, proper books of account as required by law have been kept by the Company, so far as appears from our examination of those books and proper returns adequate for the purposes of our audit have been received from the branches not visited by us;

c) The Balance Sheet, Statement of Profit and Loss and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report are in agreement with the books of account and with the returns received from the branches not visited by us;

d) In our opinion, the Balance Sheet, Statement of Profit and Loss and Cash Flow Statement comply with the Accounting Standards referred to in Section 211 (3C) of the Companies Act, 1956;

e) On the basis of written representations received from the directors, as on 31st March, 2013 and taken on record by the Board of Directors, none of the directors is disqualified as on 31st March, 2013, from being appointed as a director in terms of clause (g) of sub section (1) of section 274 of the Companies Act, 1956.

Annexure to Independent Auditor''s Report

(Referred to in paragraph (1) under the heading of "Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements" of our report of even date) i. In respect of its Fixed Assets:

a. The Company has maintained proper records showing full particulars, including quantitative details and situation of fixed assets.

b. The fixed assets have been physically verified by the management during the period and there is a regular program of verification which, in our opinion, is reasonable having regard to the size of the Company and the nature of its fixed assets. As informed, no material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.

c. During the period under review, the Company has not disposed off a substantial part of fixed assets and we are of the opinion that the going concern status of the Company is not affected.

ii. In respect of its Inventories :

a. The management has conducted physical verification of inventory at reasonable intervals during the period under review. In our opinion, the frequency of verification is reasonable.

b. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the procedures of physical verification of inventory followed by the management are reasonable and adequate in relation to the size of the Company and the nature of its business.

c. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has maintained proper records of inventory. As explained to us there were no material discrepancies noticed on physical verification of inventory as compared to the book records.

iii. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us the Company has neither granted nor taken any loan secured or unsecured to/from companies, firms or other parties covered in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956. Hence, the provisions of clauses iii(b),iii(c),iii(d) and iii(f), iii(g) of the order are not applicable to the Company.

iv. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, there is an adequate internal control systems commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business with regard to purchases of inventory and fixed assets and also for the sale of goods and services. During the course of our audit, we have not observed any major weakness in internal control system in respect of these areas.

v. a. According to the information and explanations given to us, we are of the opinion that the particulars of contract or arrangements that need to be entered into the register maintained under section 301of the Companies Act, 1956 have been so entered.

b. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the transactions made in pursuance of such contracts or arrangements entered in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 and exceeding the value of rupees five lakhs in respect of each party during the year have been made at prices which are reasonable having regard to prevailing market prices at the relevant time.

vi. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has accepted deposits from public and complied with the provisions of section 58A, 58AA or any other relevant provisions of the Act and the rules framed there under. As informed to us no Order has been passed by the Company Law Board or National Company Law Tribunal or Reserve Bank of India or any Court or any other Tribunal.

vii. In our opinion, the Company has an internal audit system commensurate with the size and nature of its business.

viii. In our opinion provisions of maintenance of cost records under section 209(1)(d) of the Companies Act, 1956 are not applicable to the Company since Company has no manufacturing activity during the period under audit.

ix. a) The Company is generally regular in depositing with appropriate authorities undisputed statutory dues including Provident Fund, Investor Education and Protection Fund, Employees'' State Insurance, Income Tax, Sales Tax, Value Added Tax, Service Tax, Wealth Tax, Custom Duty, Excise Duty, Cess and other statutory dues as applicable to it. There were no arrears as at 31st March, 2013 for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable.

b) According to the records of the Company and information and explanation given to us we report that particulars of dues of sales tax, value added tax, income tax, custom duty, service tax, wealth tax, excise duty and cess which have not been deposited with appropriate authorities on account of any dispute, are as under :

x. The Company does not have accumulated losses as at 31st March, 2013 and it has not incurred any cash losses during the financial period covered by our audit and the immediately preceding financial period.

xi. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to any financial institution or bank. The Company has not issued any debenture.

xii. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not granted any loans and advances on the basis of security by way of pledge of shares, debentures and other securities.

xiii. In our opinion, the Company is not a chit fund or a nidhi/mutual benefit fund/society. Therefore, the provisions of clause 4 (xiii) of the Companies (Auditor''s Report) Order, 2003 are not applicable to the Company.

xiv. In our opinion, the Company is not dealing in or trading in shares, securities, debentures and other investments. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4 (xiv) of the Companies (Auditor''s Report) Order, 2003 are not applicable to the Company.

xv. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us and the representations made by the management, the Company has given guarantee for loans taken by others from banks or financial institution. In our opinion, the terms and condition on which the Company has given guarantee are not prima facie prejudicial to the interest of the Company.

xvi. According to the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the balance sheet of the Company, we report that the Company has not raised any term loan during the period under audit.

xvii. According to the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the balance sheet of the Company, we report that no funds raised on short-term basis have been used for long-term investment.

xviii. The Company has not made preferential allotment of shares to parties or Companies covered in the register maintained under section 301 of the Act during the year.

xix. The Company has not issued debentures.

xx. The Company has not raised any money by public issue during the year.

xxi. During the course of our examination of the books of account and records of the Company, carried out in accordance with the generally accepted auditing practices in India and according to the information and explanations given to us, we have neither come across any instance of material fraud on or by the Company, noticed or reported during the year nor have we been informed of such case by the management. For ARUN MAHESHWARI & CO. Chartered Accountants

(Firm Reg. No. 0870C)

CA Arun Maheshwari

Place : Indore Proprietor

Date : 30th May, 2013 Membership No.70354


Mar 31, 2010

1. We have audited the attached Balance Sheet of Ruchi Strips and Alloys Limited as at 31st March, 2010 and the annexed Profit and Loss Account and the Cash Flow Statement for the year ended on that date. These financial statements are the responsibility of the Companys management. Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these financial statements based on our audit.

2. We conducted our audit in accordance with auditing standards generally accepted in India. Those standards require that we plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the financial statements are free of material misstatement. An audit includes examining, on a test basis, evidence supporting the amounts and disclosures in the financial statements. An audit also includes assessing the accounting principles used and significant estimates made by management, as well as evaluating the overall financial statement presentation. We believe that our audit provides a reasonable basis forouropinion.

3. As required by the Companies (Auditors Report) Order 2003 (as amended) issued by the Central Government of India in terms of Sub Section (4A) of Section 227 of the Companies Act, 1956, we enclose in the annexure a statement on the matters specified in paragraphs 4 and 5 of the said Order.

4. Further to our comments in the Annexure referred to above, we report that:

a) We have obtained all the information and explanations, which to the best of our knowledge and belief were necessary for the purposes of our audit;

b) In our opinion, proper books of account as required by law have been kept by the Company so far as appears from our examination of those books and proper returns adequate for the purposes of our audit have been received from the branches not visited by us ;

c) The Balance Sheet, Profit & Loss Account and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report are in agreement with the books of account;

d) In our opinion, the Balance Sheet, Profit & Loss Account and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report comply with the Accounting Standards referred to in Section 211 (3C)ofthe Companies Act, 1956;

e) On the basis of written representations received from the directors as on 31 st March, 2010 and taken on record by the Board of Directors, we report that none of the directors is disqualified as on 31st March, 2010 from being appointed as a director in terms of clause (g) of sub-section (1) of section 274 of the Companies Act, 1956;

f) In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, said accounts subject to note no 15 of Schedule S regarding confirmation and reconciliation of balances of debtors, creditors, advances and deposits; the consequential impact thereof, if any on the accounts remains unascertained, give the information required by the Companies Act, 1956, in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with accounting principles generally accepted in India:

i. in the case of the Balance Sheet, of the state of affairs of the Company as at 31 st March, 2010;

ii. in the case of Profit & Loss Account, of the Profit for the year ended on that date; and

iii. i n the case of the Cash F low Statement, of the cash flows for the year ended on that date.

ANNEXURE TO AUDITORS REPORT Referred to in paragraph 3 of our report of even date. i. In respect of its Fixed Assets:

a. The Company has maintained proper records showing full particulars, including quantitative details and situation of fixed assets.

b. The fixed assets have been physically verified by the management during the year and there is a regular program of verification which, in our opinion, is reasonable having regard to the size of the Company and the nature of its fixed assets. As informed, no material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.

c. During the year, the Company has not disposed off a substantial part of fixed assets and we are of the opinion that the going concern status of the company is not affected.

ii. In respect of Inventories:

a. The management has conducted physical verification of inventory at reasonable intervals during the year.

b. The procedures of physical verification of inventory followed by the management are reasonable and adequate in relation to the size of the company and the nature of its business.

c. The Company is maintaining proper records of inventory. As explained to us there were no material discrepancies noticed on physical verification of inventory as compared to the book records.

iii. According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has neither granted nor taken any loan secured or unsecured to/from companies, firms or other parties covered in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956. Hence, the provisions of clauses iii(b),iii(c),iii(d) and iii(f), iii(g) of the Order are not applicable to the Company.

iv. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, there are adequate internal control systems commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business with regard to purchases of inventory and fixed assets and also for the sale of goods and services. During the course of our audit, we have not observed any major weakness in internal control system in respect of these areas.

v. a. According to the information and explanations given to us, we are of the opinion that the particulars of

contract or arrangements that need to be entered into the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 have been so entered.

b. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the transactions made in pursuance

of such contracts or arrangements and exceeding the value of the rupee five lakhs have been made at prices which are reasonable having regard to prevailing market prices at the relevant time.

vi. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has accepted deposits from public and complied with the provisions of section 58A, 58AA or any other relevant provisions of the Act and the rules framed there under. As informed to us no Order has been passed by the Company Law Board or National Company Law Tribunal or Reserve Bank: of India or any Court or any other Tribunal.

vii. In our opinion, the Company has an internal audit system commensurate with the size and nature of its business.

viii. We have broadly reviewed the books of accounts and records in respect of manufacturing of cold rolled strips/sheets maintained by the company pursuant to the rules made by the Central Government of India for the maintenance of cost records under section 209(1 )(d) of the Companies Act. We are of the opinion that prima facie the prescribed accounts and records have bee n maintained. However, we have not, made a detailed examination of such accounts and records with aviewtodeterm ine whether they are accurate or complete.

ix. a) The Company is generally regular in depositing with appropriate authorities undisputed statutory dues including

Provident Fund, Investor Education and Protection Fund, Employees State Insurance, Income Tax, Sales Tax, Service Tax, Wealth Tax, Custom Duty, Excise Duty, Cess and other statutory dues as applicable to it, except slight delay in a few cases. There were no arrears as at 31 st March, 2010 for a period of more than six months from the date they bee, ame payable.

b) According to the records of the company and information and explanation gjven to us, particulars of dues of Sales

tax, Income t ax, Custom duty, Service tax, Wealth tax, Excise duty and Cess which have not been deposited with appropriate a lUthorities on account of any dispute, are as under:

Details of disputed Statutory dues as on 31.03.2010 on account of matters pending before the appropriate authorities

SI. No. Name of the Statute Nature of dues Amount Period to which (Rs. in lacs) amount relates

1 Entry Tax Act, 1976 Entry Tax Demand 1.42 1992-1993

2 Entry Tax Act, 1976 Entry Tax Demand 0.61 1995-1996

3 Central Excise Act, 1944 Modvat Credit Dispute 0.02 1995-1996

4 Income Tax Act, 1961 Income Tax 6.76* 1989-1990

5 Bombay Sales Tax Act, 1959 Sales Tax Demand 237.81 2001-2002

6 Income Tax Act, 1961 Income Tax 4.41 2002-2003

Name of the Stature Forum where disputes are pending

Entry Tax Act, 1976 Case pending for hearing with Board of Revenue, Gwalior (M.P.)

Entry Tax Act. 1976 Case pending for hearing with Board of Revenue, Gwalior (M.P.)

Central Excise Act, 1944 Pending for Adjudication

Income Tax Act,1961 Restored to CIT (A) by IT AT, Mumbai

Bombay Sales Tax Act 1959 The Maharashtra Sales Tax Tribunal, Mumbai

Income Tax Act 1961 ITAT, Mumbai

Income Tax Act 1961 ITAT, Mumbai

* Demand adjusted against refund due to the Company.

x. The company has accumulated losses of Rs.1086.65 lacs as at 31.03.2010. It has not incurred any cash losses during the financial year covered by our audit, however, it has incurred cash losses in the immediately preceding financial year.

xi. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not defaulted in repayment ofduestoanyfinancial institution or bank or debenture holders.

xii. According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not granted any loans and advances on the basis of security by way of pledge of shares, debentures and other securities.

xiii. In our opinion, the Company is not a chit fund or a nidhi/mutual benefit fund/society. Therefore, the provisions of clause 4(xiii) of the Companies (Auditors Report) Order, 2003 are not applicable to the Company.

xiv. In our opinion, the Company is not dealing in or trading in shares, securities, debentures and other investments. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4

(xiv) of the Companies (Auditors Report) Order, 2003 are not applicable to the Company.

xv. According to the information and explanations given to us and the representations made by the management, the Company has not given any guarantee for loans taken by others from any bank or financial institution.

xvi. According to the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the balance sheet of the Company, we report that the Company has not raised any term loan during the year under audit. xvii. According to the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the balance sheet of the Company, we report that no funds raised on short-term basis have been used for long-term investment.

xviii. The Company has not made preferential allotment of shares to parties or Companies covered in the register maintained under section 301 of the Act during the year.

xix. According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has already created security or charge in respect of debentures issued in earlier years. No debentures have been issued during the year.

xx. The Company has not raised money by public issues during the year.

xxi. During the course of our examination of the books of account and records of the Company, carried out in accordance with the generally accepted auditing practices in India and according to the information and explanations given to us, we have not come across any instance of material fraud on or by the Company, noticed or reported during the year nor have we been informed of such case by the management.

For ARUN MAHESHWARI & CO. Chartered Accountants

CA Arun Maheshwari

Place : Indore Proprietor

Date : 29th May, 2010 Membership No.70354 (FirmRegn.No.870C)

 
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